2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3  in the Paddle Prairie Métis Settlement.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 510
Population 2006 185
Population change (%) 176
Median age 28
Under age 15 (%) 30
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 44
Aged 65 plus (%) 12
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 19
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 11
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 8
Community males, 70 to 79 years 6
Community males, 80 years and over 4
Community females, 0 to 9 years 18
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 8
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 4
Métis Settlements males, 0 to 9 years 20
Métis Settlements males, 10 to 19 years 19
Métis Settlements males, 20 to 29 years 14
Métis Settlements males, 30 to 39 years 10
Métis Settlements males, 40 to 49 years 12
Métis Settlements males, 50 to 59 years 12
Métis Settlements males, 60 to 69 years 8
Métis Settlements males, 70 to 79 years 4
Métis Settlements males, 80 years and over 2
Métis Settlements females, 0 to 9 years 20
Métis Settlements females, 10 to 19 years 19
Métis Settlements females, 20 to 29 years 15
Métis Settlements females, 30 to 39 years 10
Métis Settlements females, 40 to 49 years 12
Métis Settlements females, 50 to 59 years 12
Métis Settlements females, 60 to 69 years 7
Métis Settlements females, 70 to 79 years 3
Métis Settlements females, 80 years and over 2
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 32
Couples without children 26
Lone parents 42
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 24
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 24
Métis Settlements: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 27
Métis Settlements: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 25

In the community, 125 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 95
Overcrowded 5
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 89
Rented 11
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 17
Minor repairs needed 49
Major repairs needed 34
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 18
Trade 16
High school 16
Less than high school 49
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 26
Sales and service 21
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 45
Employment rate (%) 32
Unemployment rate (%) 28
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 33
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 19,008

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

Partnership project between Statistics Canada and Indigenous Services Canada.

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